Magazine Issue: November 2011 - Journal of Emergency Medical Services (JEMS) @ JEMS.com

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November 2011

Priority Traffic

National Drug Shortage Puts Patients at Risk

Both prephospital and hospital providers now struggle with drug shortages.


Leadership Sector

EMS Managers Provides Tips for Addressing the Media

As an EMS manager, you may find yourself in the hot seat with a journalist.

Gary Ludwig, MS, EMT-P


Tricks of the Trade

EMS Providers Should Consider the Benefits of Lifts

Slings are simple to operate and safe for patients of all sizes.

Thom Dick


Lighter Side

CPR Evolves Through Time

Read about some of the original CPR techniques.

Steve Berry


Last Word

EMTs in Training Deliver Baby on Interstate

EMTs in training deliver baby on Boston interstate.


From the Editor

High-Profile CPR

Providers should embrace the superiority of mechanical CPR.

A.J. Heightman, MPA, EMT-P


A Note About the JEMS Archives
Looking for something prior to January 2008? Additional archives back to 2006 are coming soon to the new JEMS.com, but you can click here for older archives in the meantime.

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